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Category: Groups

Low – Just Like Christmas

Christmas time is here -and there's no better way to kick it off than with a faintly depressing song about snowfall not amounting to very much. The gorgeous, timeless and plain brilliant Just Like Christmas by Low.

Heart – Magic Man

America had loved them for a decade, but in the UK there was a total eclipse of Heart until 1987.

La Roux – Let Me Down Gently

Pop abhors a vacuum, so it's a brave person who takes five years to follow up their debut album. Stewart on the bulletproof (but not time-proof) La Roux.

CHVRCHΞS – Clearest Blue

The success and ubiquity of some bands is a little perplexing, and Scottish synth pop specialists CHVRCHΞS are a great example. To date they’ve had one ‘hit’ (The Mother We Share, no.38) […]